Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 257 (Nov)
Neutral Citation: [2005] EWHC 2582 (Comm)
Court: Queen's Bench Division (Commercial Court)
Judge:

Judge Mackie QC

Representation Jeremy Davies of Davies Johnson & Co for the claimants.
  Denys Hickey of Ince & Co for the defendants.
Judgment Dates: 18 November 2005

Catchwords

Shipping - Commencement of lay days - Notice of readiness - Whether prior emails consenting to earlier laycan period.

The Case

Emails sent by the charterers did not, on their proper construction, amount to consent to commencement of laytime prior to the date stipulated by the charterparty.

Practice Areas

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